M.S. in Library and Information ScienceIndian Statistical Institute
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The two-year programme consists of a total of twenty credit-courses distributed over four semesters. These include colloquium, seminar and dissertation work. In addition, there are two courses in Elementary Mathematics (each carrying four credits) in the first and second semesters. However, for those who have not studied mathematics at the plus two level, these two courses are credit-courses.
This is an advanced programme in Library and Information Science with special emphasis on applications of Information technology. On completion of the programme, the students will be able to pursue an academic career or take up responsible positions in various private and public sector organizations in Library and Information field. The objectives of the course are to develop manpower capable of :
Effectively and efficiently working as information professionals at higher levels in libraries and information centres.
Design & development of information systems.
Contributing to the discipline of Library and Information science in terms of research and teaching.